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												The Novels of Jane Austen; containing Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Persuasion, Sense and Sensibility,… by  Jane AUSTEN
	 - First edition
			 - 1838
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The Novels of Jane Austen; containing Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Persuasion, Sense and Sensibility, Emma, and Northanger Abby to Which is Prefixed, A Biographical Notice of the Author

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The Novels of Jane Austen; containing Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Persuasion, Sense and Sensibility, Emma, and Northanger Abby to Which is Prefixed, A Biographical Notice of the Author

by AUSTEN, Jane

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Philadelphia: Carey, Lea and Blanchard, 1838. First American Edition. Two volumes, tall octavo, rebound utilizing original cloth over boards covers, new leather spine with gilt lettering and raised bands. Very scarce first American printing of Austen's collected novels printed in double columns. Very Good set, title page of volume one is in partial facsimile (about 1/3rd original), some expected foxing and margin stains.

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"As the novel opens, Mr Bingley, a wealthy young gentleman, rents a country estate near the Bennets called Netherfield. He arrives in town accompanied by his fashionable sisters and his good friend, Mr Darcy. While Bingley is well-received in the community, Darcy begins his acquaintance with smug condescension and proud distaste for all the 'country' people..." - [*Wikipedia*][1] [1]: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pride_and_Prejudice

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Bookseller’s Inventory #
37718
Title
The Novels of Jane Austen; containing Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Persuasion, Sense and Sensibility, Emma, and Northanger Abby to Which is Prefixed, A Biographical Notice of the Author
Author
AUSTEN, Jane
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
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Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Carey, Lea and Blanchard
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date Published
1838
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For the past many years this firm has strived to provide a large, high quality, and diverse collection of mostly fiction published primarily before the Second World War and with their original dustjackets. Our specialties include Photoplay Editions, Mysteries, Fantasy Literature, Plays, Romances, Westerns, Hollywood Interest, and Business Fiction. We also have a large collection of Cocktail Recipe Books, Children's Literature and 19th Century Literature. We pride ourselves on providing accurately described, high grade, and difficult to locate titles in these fiction genres.

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New
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octavo
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rebound
A book in which the pages have been bound into a covering replacing the original covering issued by the publisher.
raised band(s)
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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]
facsimile
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title page
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